Mr. and Mrs. Dennis P. Orr of Westport, formerly of Wilton, announced the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Elizabeth, to Russell Anthony Lankford of Fairfax, Va. A November wedding is planned.
Ms. Orr is a 2001 graduate of Wilton High School and a 2005 graduate of Boston College, with a master’s degree of fine art in illustration from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2008. She is currently employed as the director of the School of Fashion at the Art Institute of Washington in Arlington, Va.
Mr. Lankford is the son of Marie Lankford. He graduated from Fairfax High School in 2000 and James Madison University in 2004. He is a systems engineer at Booz Allen Hamilton in Arlington, Va.